Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
228 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS BACK OVER THE REGION. A WEEK WEATHER SYSTEM
MAY BRING SPOTTY RAIN TO THE NORTHERN DISTRICTS SUNDAY NIGHT AND
MONDAY. EXTENDED FORECAST MODELS ARE NOW INDICATING A MUCH WETTER
PATTERN POTENTIALLY SETTING UP BEGINNING FRIDAY OF NEXT WEEK.


CAZ201-310215-
NORTH COAST STRIP...FROM OREGON BORDER TO ROCKPORT CONSISTING OF
COASTAL SECTIONS OF DEL NORTE...HUMBOLDT...AND A SMALL PORTION OF
MENDOCINO COUNTY. INCLUDES PORTIONS OF CA NPS AND REDWOOD PARKS.-
228 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...32-42 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-49.
* MAX HUMIDITY...79-94 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-24 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.


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CAZ202-310215-
COASTAL MENDOCINO...FROM ROCKPORT TO SONOMA COUNTY AND INLAND TO
THE CREST OF THE COAST RANGE. INCLUDES JACKSON STATE FOREST.-
228 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-67.
* MIN HUMIDITY...46-56 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...40-48.
* MAX HUMIDITY...86-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...33-43 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH.


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CAZ203-204-310215-
UPPER SMITH...INLAND PORTION OF THE SMITH RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN
THE SIX RIVERS NF.-
LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH...INLAND PORTION OF THE KLAMATH RIVER
DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST AND THE UKONOM
DISTRICT OF THE KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST.-
228 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY...33-43 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...77-92 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...14-22 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 6000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.


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CAZ211-212-310215-
HUPA...THE HOOPA INDIAN RESERVATION AND THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
TRINITY RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
VAN DUZEN / MAD RIVER...INLAND PORTION OF THE VAN DUZEN AND MAD
RIVER DRAINAGES WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
228 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...59-69.
* MIN HUMIDITY...21-31 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...39-47.
* MAX HUMIDITY...70-85 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-73.
* MIN HUMIDITY...10-18 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 5800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.


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CAZ276-310215-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO...INTERIOR PORTION OF MENDOCINO COUNTY.-
228 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-71.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-37 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-47.
* MAX HUMIDITY...74-89 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...67-75.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.


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CAZ283-310215-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
228 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-65.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-27 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY...71-86 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...8-16 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 8000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


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CAZ277-310215-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
228 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...60-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY...64-79 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-72.
* MIN HUMIDITY...8-16 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL........ABOVE 7100 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.


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.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 4 THROUGH SUNDAY FEBRUARY 8, 2015...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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